No fewer than 850,000 Small Holder Farmers have benefited from the Central Bank of Nigeria’s N160 billion under its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme in the last three years, CBN governor, Godwin Emefele, says.
Adamu made this disclosure at a town hall meeting in Dutse on Monday, which deliberated on how to sustain and develop agriculture in Jigawa.
The Prince of Wales and heir apparent to the British throne, Prince Charles, has commended the peace building efforts of communities in northeast Nigeria.
Zakari disclosed this on Thursday in Kirikasamma Local Government Areaa at the opening of a one-day induction training for teachers under the N-power initiative.
The Nigerian Immigration Service has apprehended one Isa Idrisa, a Nigerien, who was alleged to have stabbed a man to death in Hadejia, Jigawa.
The Minister for Water Resources, Alhaji Suleiman Adamu, has directed a three-member committee in the National Water Resources Institute to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the devastation caused by flood in Jigawa.
Alhaji Adamu Maigoro, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Jigawa Chapter, on Friday said the recent flooding in the state destroyed over 100,000 hectares of rice farms.
The Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Alhaji Kabiru Ali, disclosed this when he received the Country Director, Sasakawa Global 2000, Prof. Sani Ahmed-Miko who paid him a courtesy visit in Dutse on Thursday.
Dr. Rabiu Ahmed Rufai has been selected as the Vice-Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress.
Its Police Public Relations Officer, SP Abdu Jingiri, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in a telephone interview.
Adamu was given the mandate through consensus during the party’s primaries in Dutse conducted by the Returning Officer, Alex Baidi.
The Jigawa Primary Health Care Development Agency says it recorded 10,315 cases of malaria in health centres in Hadejia Local Government Area of the state between August and September.
Bala Senchi, the Police Commissioner in the state, disclosed this while parading the suspects on Saturday in Dutse.
Abba gave the word of caution while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria on the sideline of the APC Gubernatorial primaries in Dutse on Sunday.
Yekini Nabena, the APC National Publicity Secretary in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said Kaduna, Kano and Jigawa states aspirants were erroneously omitted from the previous list released.